Black Dog, Black Night: Contemporary Vietnamese Poetry by Paul Hoover,Nguyen Do

By Paul Hoover,Nguyen Do

The poems in Black puppy, Black Night spotlight a facet of Vietnamese verse formerly unexpected to American readers: its awesome modern voices. Celebrating Vietnam’s assorted and thriving literary tradition, the poems amassed the following mix components of French Romanticism, Russian Expressionism, American Modernism, and local people tales right into a Vietnamese poetic culture marked via shiny imagery, strong feelings, and creative types. integrated listed below are 17 postmodern and experimental Vietnamese poets, together with the founding editor of Skanky Possum journal, in addition to American poets of Vietnamese descent.

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